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For an unforgettable adventure, look no further than the exhilarating horseback riding guided tours offered by East Zion Adventures. Located right on Zion Ponderosa, these tours allow you to immerse yourself in Zion’s stunning natural beauty. And whether you’re an experienced rider or brand new to horseback, these guided adventures cater to all skill levels. 

Come saddle up and make some memories!

Zion Ponderosa Horseback Rides

One of the best things about East Zion Adventures is that you don’t even have to leave Zion Ponderosa to enjoy an incredible horseback riding experience. Here are four on-property rides to add  some exciting adventure to your day:

Pine Grove Horseback Ride (1 hour)

This delightful one-hour ride is ideal for beginners with little to no familiarity with horses. With little elevation, this trail is designed for learning more than views—but our guides will put you at ease from the start on this easy trail. 

Horseback Ride at Sunset

Twin Knoll Horseback Ride (1.5 hours)

Venture to the top of Twin Knoll for amazing views of Zion National Park, the Elk Heart Mountains, the Kaibab Mountain Range, and the surrounding East Zion canyons and landscape. This 1.5-hour Twin Knoll horseback ride is excellent for both beginner and intermediate riders. 


Pine Knoll Horseback Ride (2 hours)

Saddle up for a 2-hour tour catering to both beginners and experienced riders. As you ascend the Pine Knoll, surrounded by the desert forest, prepare to be amazed by the breathtaking vistas of East Zion and Zion National Park, capturing unforgettable memories along the way.

a man riding a horse in a field

Zion Sunset Horseback Ride (1.5 hours)

Capture the magic of a breathtaking sunset on this unforgettable horseback ride. The views of this Zion Sunset Horseback Ride will leave an indelible mark on your heart.

New Tour Alert! White Sands Sunset Horseback Ride

On our new White Sands Sunset Horseback Ride, you’ll saddle up on one of our majestic horses and watch the sun set while overlooking the rolling hills near the town of Orderville. On this ride, you will be able to enjoy amazing red rock views as you ride along the base of Red Hollow and White Mountain. Whether it’s your first night of vacation or your last, come soak in the views as you say goodnight to an incredible day of Zion adventures. 

Plus, stay tuned for another new horseback ride, coming soon!

Stay and Play with East Zion Adventures

We’ve said it again and again, staying at Zion Ponderosa Ranch Resort and playing with East Zion Adventures is the best way to see East Zion! From the convenient on-property rides at Zion Ponderosa to tours leaving from Orderville, Zion Mountain Ranch, and our other partner locations, East Zion Adventures strives to create unforgettable adventures for riders of all skill levels. So, saddle up, embrace the spirit of adventure, and embark on a journey that will leave you with memories to cherish for a lifetime. 

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